Book Zeitgeist

Its always fun to speculate on how an alien culture would interpret our society, with our McDonald’s arches and reality TV shows.

So our search engine isn’t quite alien technology, but we thought we’d ask it what it thinks of society in 2009, by looking at the most trafficked product pages so far this year on Biblio.com.

Here’s the top list, complete with photos if available:

  1. Andrew Wyeth: The Helga Pictures (Stated First Edition/Apparent First Print – VF/”As New” with VF/”As New” DJ)by Andrew Wyeth (With text by: John Wilmerding, Forward by: J Carter Brown.  $100.00

  2. Action!  by Terry J. Erdman. This is some strange little Star Trek quarto. $200.00

  3. The Golden Age of Pin-Up Art by Becattini, Alberto ( Earle Bergey; Gil Elvgren; Hugh Ward; John Newton Howitt; Enoch Bolles; Peter Driben; Earl Moran; Earl MacPherson; Zoe Mozert; George Quintana; Andrew Loomis; No real surprise here. $1,250.00.

  4. The 1960 Warrior. Chief Joseph Junior High Richland, Washington Annual [Yearbook / Year book] by Watkins, Mary Lou (Editor).  This one is really strange. $25.00

  5. Pride and Prejudice: A Novel by Austen, Jane.  1st Edition.  $14,500.
  6. BLANK VERSE by Lloyd, Charles and Lamb, Charles First Edition. $6,495.
  7. Roller Coaster Tycoon 4: Kidnapped! by Larry Mike Garmo. $1.19

  8. Strategic Management: Competitiveness and Globalization, Concepts and Cases by Michael A Hitt. $59.98

  9. The Stars Shine Down by Sheldon, Sidney.  $1.00

  10. To Kill a Mockingbird SIGNED by Harper Lee, Gregory Peck & director by Lee, Harper.  $29,000.


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